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date: 13 May 2021

Temple [née Lamb], Emily Mary [Amelia], Viscountess Palmerstonlocked

(1787–1869)
  • K. D. Reynolds

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Temple [née Lamb], Emily Mary [Amelia], Viscountess Palmerston (1787–1869), political hostess, was born on 21 April 1787, the fifth surviving child of Elizabeth Lamb, née Milbanke, Viscountess Melbourne (bap. 1751, d. 1818). She was ostensibly and legally the child of Peniston Lamb, ...

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